Senate Education Committee Hears College COVID-19 Impact
Elizabeth A. Bolden, president & CEO of the
Pennsylvania Commission for Community Colleges, testified before the
Senate Education Committee on the impact of COVID-19 on higher education in the Commonwealth.
Community Colleges are key to retraining and upskilling the 1.9 million Pennsylvanians who filed for unemployment since March 15, 2020.
Partnership Addresses Nurse Shortage through New Program
Student Spotlight: A Family of Nurses Feels Called to Care
The daughter and son of
Carma Krueger, mother of six, both became nurses after graduating from
Westmoreland County Community College. Now she is on the same path and will graduate next spring.
Ms. Krueger recommends Westmoreland, even though there are nursing programs closer to home.
PA Community Colleges Respond to COVID-19 as Situation Evolves